Daily Commentary BY THE CURVE TEAM –

Daily Insights – Consumer Confidence

25th of August, 2021

Weekly consumer confidence

  • Despite ongoing lockdowns, the headline sentiment index was little changed over the past week
  • Deeper in the detail it showed that a jump in family finance compared to a year ago.
  • That was offset by falling confidence in the economy over the next 12 months,

GDP Partial Indicators

  • The first partial indicator for growth in the second quarter, Construction Work Done, will be out at 11:30
  • Partials will continue to flow until the final figure is released next Tuesday

David Flanagan

Head of Money Markets